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Danny Gerald Whitley

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Nov. 28, 1950 — April 8, 2020

SIMS — Danny Gerald Whitley, 69, passed away Wednesday. A memorial service will be held at a later date for Danny.

Danny was the owner of Whitley’s Welding Service in Sims. He was a member of Milburnie Church in Wilson. He loved spending time outside especially hunting and fishing. Danny was dearly loved by his family and friends, and he will be greatly missed by them and the Sims community.

Danny is survived by his wife, Debra M. Whitley of the home; daughter, Tammy Collie of Wendell; son, Dwayne Ferrell and wife, Milo, of Farmville; grandchildren, Elisabeth Collie, Daniel Collie, Hannah Jones, Grayson Ferrell, Zeke Ferrell, Eli Ferrell and Georgianna Ferrell; and his brother, Larry “Wink” Whitley of Bailey.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Hubert and Alma Easton Whitley; and his brother, Hubert Whitley.

Condolences may be directed to Joyner’s Funeral Home and Crematory at www.joyners.net.